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California Pizza Kitchen

136 Stanford Shopping Ctr, Palo Alto, CA 94304-1406
+1 650-325-2753
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good52%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (22 reviews)
“chicken” (5 reviews)
“salad” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.All hours
American, Pizza
$$ - $$$
136 Stanford Shopping Ctr, Palo Alto, CA 94304-1406
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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Came here while shopping at the mall for convenience because we were hungry. Quickly seated outside (very small location compared to others) and greeted quickly to take our drink order. The drinks came pretty quick as well as our app but the food seemed to...More

Thank jamaicabitty
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Same as any other California Pizza Kitchen. Had the Waldorf Salad which is very tasty but over-priced at $15 in my opinion. Sitting outside was pleasant. Good, attentive service.

Thank ScottGregory2
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Was not impressed by restaurant layout. Indoor atmosphere was stuffy. The outside seating was right by the parking lot, but given good weather we found it pleasant. The food while standard fare was very good and the service was very good to excellent.

Thank ams44
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Tables were available outside at about 2 pm on this high-60s day, so we opted for outdoor seating. The table was in the shade. We got to feeling a bit chilly as we finished our meal and thought we should have gotten inside seating. Then...More

Thank WYbirdwatcher
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Arriving at 8.30pm we we're immediately met with "kitchen closes at 9pm" and sitting in a booth they could not guarantee food so sit at counter if you want to eat. So not the greatest start but we we're hungry so picked to sit at...More

Thank Trishap6
Reviewed 3 July 2017

My sister raves about CPK. It's one of the few places, as a vegetarian, that she enjoys eating. As my sister and niece were in town we stopped by the one near Stanford. The hostess indicated it would be a 20 min wait but we...More

Thank Luv2hikejulie
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Very good pizza and super service which is very important to me. Kind and smiling stuff. Excellent kitchen and good position

Thank Nicol K
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Pretty standard stuff, although the staff is particularly good, the location is good, and the curb side pick up is excellent.

Thank Ludgatecircus15
Reviewed 19 December 2016

The place does not look that inviting, but the food that is served is good. My wife enjoyed a Caesar salad (small portion) and I a thin crust Sizilian pizza, somewhat overwhelming in size but very tasty. The service was very friendly and good.

Thank Lars U
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

We stopped by after some shopping for a quick bite, place looked half empty, but hostess said it is 20 min wait. After I pointed out that half of the tables are empty, she said they are not been cleaned yet. So, I asked for...More

Thank Oxana O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 136 Stanford Shopping Ctr, Palo Alto, CA 94304-1406
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palo Alto
  • Phone Number: +1 650-325-2753
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